Aug 28, 2014
The Blue Angels

CLEVELAND -- The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) provides the most affordable transportation to the Cleveland National Air Show at Burke Lakefront Airport this Labor Day weekend, Aug. 30-Sept. 1. The show features the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, plus educational exhibits, interactive ground displays, and kid-friendly activities. 

RTA offers you two transit options

  1.  Ride any Rapid line into the Tower City Station, board the Waterfront Line and exit at the North Coast Station on East Ninth Street. From there, walk about ½ mile, or 10 minutes, to reach the Air Show grounds. The Waterfront Line operates every 15 minutes, from 9 a.m.-10:30 p.m. OR
  2.  On Public Square, board the free L-Line trolley in front of the Horseshoe Cleveland Casino. It leaves every 15 minutes, from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Exit at the Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame, and walk about ½ mile, or 10 minutes, to the Air Show grounds.

Details about the Cleveland National Air Show

  • General Admission Tickets are good for one full day of aviation fun (Saturday, Sunday or Monday). No seating - bring a lawn chair or blanket.
  • Gates open daily at 9 a.m., with flying from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • The U.S. Navy Blue Angels jet demonstration team will perform daily during the festival.

Media Contact: Linda Krecic: 216-566-5211